One of the highlights of the program will be a live feed of prayer at the Rebbe's Ohel.
"We must ask those intending to visit ... to postpone their trips for the forseeable future. This might not work out with your plans, but it is for our protection.”
The massive social services operation was launched at the behest of the Israeli government, at a cost of more than NIS 100 million in funding.
“Typically, I shop for about five families a day,” she says. “If I do a big order for one family, I will fill up a cart and take it back to my car, and then go back into the store.”
Given that some places may not lift their stay-at-home orders for weeks yet, just how would a “virtual” camp program work?
His wife showed up at his bedside after his recovery, her face covered with a mask, he asked her when was Pesach, and she said, Two weeks ago.
Judge Harriet L. Thompson: "The Rebbe had foresight beyond his years.”
Chabad Rabbis in Israel Prohibit Emissary to Katmandu Hani Lipshitz from Lighting Independence Day...
Lipshitz, for her part, posted a message on Thursday on the Facebook page of Chabad of Kathmandu, announcing she preferred to give up the honor and avoid the turf war altogether.
Rabbi Mendel Goldstein walked to synagogue in solitude in compliance with social-distancing measures, held Lori’s Torah and said a prayer for her and the community she left behind.
Each mask came packaged with an encouraging message that read “Also highly contagious—kindness, patience, love, enthusiasm and positive attitude. Don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.”
Israel Police will enforce the lockdown and track violations of these restrictions.
The health ministry continues to discuss tightening movement restrictions on the Israeli public, and one of the options being considered is to instruct all adults over 60 not to leave their homes at all.
"These individuals can be infected and can be passing along the illness to many other members of the community. People can die because of their actions."
"And for the Jews there was light and happiness and joy . . . "
The music video urges children to reach out and communicate when they're in need. It's not Operation Survival's first music video.
The tune probably marked more than anything else the change in the relationship between the new White House and Jewish value
A railroad official argued the Jewish outreach stands found at numerous transportation stations are "illegal" and must be removed.
The protective kits, which include special suits, masks, glasses, shoes and hats, aim to prevent infection in the event of contact with a sick person.
Minister Tzipi Hotovely listened as the emissaries related their experiences interacting students, and suggested strategies for expanding their success.
"The current situation and tensions could contribute to a heightened risk and threat environment for Jewish facilities and Chabad centers."
Malmo's Jews haven’t disappeared by any means, to judge by the crowd that showed up last month for the Chanukah Menorah lighting in the city square.
“We light up the world with acts of goodness and kindness. That’s the essence of Chanukah, and that is the antidote to hatred and bigotry.”
Dead Sea Regional Council leader Nir Wenger lit the menorah together with Chabad-Lubavitch emissary, Rabbi Shimon Elharar.
A police report was filed and the case was referred to the NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force.
Rabbi Bialo is survived by his wife Elli and their two young children.
Jersey City mayor Steven Fulop tweeted: "Based on our initial investigation (which is ongoing) we now believe the active shooters targeted the location they attacked."
"May always be faithful to your people, your country and your family, and continue with a good and happy life."
Today the sole Jewish survivor of the massacre is a yeshiva student, learning to become a rabbinic emissary and to follow in his parents’ footsteps.
Organizing the project was a real team effort, according to Jewish Caucus Chairman Chaim Deutsch.
“The nearest mikvah to us was in Volgograd, a six-hour bus ride one way,” explained Deborah Melamed. “The other option was to take the 12-hour train ride to Saratov or a two-hour flight to Moscow.”